Accession Number : AD0776972

Title :   A Methodology for Developing Alternative Consolidation and Containerization Point Loading Policies.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL RESEARCH CORP MCLEAN VA OPERATIONS ANALYSIS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Scanga,John A. ; Bilodeau,Armand A. ; Koch,William C.

Report Date : FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 161

Abstract : The report evaluates alternative loading policies and distribution plans for implementation by the New Cumberland Army Depot Consolidation and Containerization Point (CCP). A model, written in FORTRAN 4 and currently operational on a Control Data Corporation 6400, simulating the CCP is described. Results of analyses of model outputs and other data are also presented in the report. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *SUPPLY DEPOTS, *ARMY EQUIPMENT, *LOGISTICS, MILITARY FACILITIES, INVENTORY CONTROL, VANS, PALLETS, SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, FORTRAN

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE